ITV to sell Kevin Lygo’s BBC drama

ITV Studios’ programme sales arm will take international rights to Walter, the upcoming Kevin Lygo BBC drama. Lygo (pictured), managing director of ITV’s content and international arm ITV Studios, surprised the TV industry this week when he revealed he had successfully submitted the drama project – a cop show – to the UK public broadcaster […]

ITV Studios boss pens BBC drama

Kevin Lygo, the managing director of ITV Studios, has had a drama series picked up by ITV’s chief rival the BBC. Lygo submitted the idea for cop series Walter to the BBC under a pen name, Ruby Solomon. The UK public broadcaster then greenlit a broadcast pilot for flagship channel BBC One without knowing Lygo […]